Quotes: dreams

Quotes 106 till 120 of 228.

  • Jean Baudrillard
    Jean Baudrillard
    French sociologist, philosopher and cultural theorist 1929-2007
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    If you are prepared to accept the consequences of your dreams then you must still regard America today with the same naive enthusiasm as the generations that discovered the New World.
  • Booker T. Washington
    Booker T. Washington
    American Black Leader and Educator 1856-1915
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    If you can't read, it's going to be hard to realize dreams.
  • Alice Walker
    Alice Walker
    American Author, Critic 1944-
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    If you want to have a life that is worth living, a life that expresses your deepest feelings and emotions and cares and dreams, you have to fight for it.
  • Billy Campbell
    Billy Campbell
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    If you were to ask my agent, they would confirm this: I'm drawn to locations. What really drew me to 'The 4400,' aside from the fact that it was sci-fi, was the fact that it was shot in the city of my dreams: Vancouver.
  • William B. Yeats
    William B. Yeats
    Irish poet 1865-1918
    William B. Yeats
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    In dreams begin responsibility.
  • Leonard Cohen
    Leonard Cohen
    Canadian-born American Musician, Songwriter, Singer 1934-
    Leonard Cohen
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    In dreams the truth is learned that all good works are done in the absence of a caress.
  • Bo Burnham
    Bo Burnham
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    In high school, I worked eight hours a day just so I could get into the college of my dreams and say that I got in - and I never went.
  • Abram L. Urban
    Abram L. Urban
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    In my garden there is a large place for sentiment. My garden of flowers is also my garden of thoughts and dreams. The thoughts grow as freely as the flowers, and the dreams are as beautiful.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
    George Bernard Shaw
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    In your Salvation shelter I saw poverty, misery, cold and hunger. You gave them bread and treacle and dreams of heaven. I give from thirty shillings a week to twelve thousand a year. They find their own dreams; but I look after the drainage.
  • Haniel Long
    Haniel Long
    American writer, poet, journalist 1888-1956
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    In youth the human body drew me and was the object of my secret and natural dreams. But body after body has taken away from me that sensual phosphorescence which my youth delighted in. Within me is no disturbing interplay now, but only the steady currents of adaptation and of sympathy.
  • Georges Bataille
    Georges Bataille
    French Novelist, Critic 1897-1962
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    Intellectual despair results in neither weakness nor dreams, but in violence. It is only a matter of knowing how to give vent to one's rage; whether one only wants to wander like madmen around prisons, or whether one wants to overturn them.
  • Man Ray
    Man Ray
    American visual artist 1890-1976
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    It has never been my object to record my dreams, just the determination to realize them.
  • Arthur Machen
    Arthur Machen
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    It is all nonsense, to be sure; and so much the greater nonsense inasmuch as the true interpretation of many dreams - not by any means of all dreams - moves, it may be said, in the opposite direction to the method of psycho-analysis.
  • Don DeLillo
    Don DeLillo
    American Author 1926-
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    It is so much simpler to bury reality than it is to dispose of dreams.
    Source: Americana (1989)
  • Eric Hoffer
    Eric Hoffer
    American writer 1902-1983
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    It is the individual only who is timeless. Societies, cultures, and civilizations - past and present - are often incomprehensible to outsiders, but the individual's hungers, anxieties, dreams, and preoccupations have remained unchanged through the millennia.